Selected Radiophonic Works
In 1958 an extraordinary musical laboratory was opened by the BBC. The Radiophonic Workshop provided music and sound for a wealth of BBC programmes, from The Goon Show to Doctor Who.
With contributions from Coldcut, Dick Mills and Mark Ayres, Richard Coles explores the achievements of the unit and presents a carefully chosen selection of programmes showcasing the department's work:
The Dreams (05/01/1964)
The Goons (02/02/1959)
Inferno Revisited (17/04/1983)
Electric Tunesmiths (30/12/1971)
Bath Time (1976)
Produced by Elizabeth Jaynes
First broadcast on BBC Radio 7 in 2008.